The holiday season is upon us. and it’s time to start thinking about gifts for the friends and family in your life.
Do you have a Pittsburgh Pirates fan in your life? Great, then this gift guide will help you find that special gift for that very special Pittsburgh Pirates fan!
I have been a Pirates fan since I attended Chatham College for Women at Chatham University in Pittsburgh. I have compiled this list of any must-have gifts for Pirates enthusiasts!
1. Pittsburgh Pirates Inside PNC Park Mural
Does your loved one long for baseball during the offseason? Then this is the perfect gift for him or her! This mural features a photo of PNC Park that can be moved from wall-to-wall without damaging the wall or the mural. This mural features the gorgeous view of PNC Park overlooking the picturesque Allegheny River. This gift is perfect for those living in an apartment because this item will not damage the walls. This gorgeous mural can be purchased for $99.99 here.
2. Season Tickets
The 2013 season is over for the Pirates, but why not purchase a full or partial season ticket plan for your loved one for the 2014 season? The 2014 season could be the season in which the Pirates finally make it to the World Series again. Season tickets are very affordable; you only need to put down a $250 or $500 deposit. You can buy season tickets here. Any Pirates fan would be ecstatic to receive this gift!
3. Pittsburgh Pirates Rotating Lamp
This lamp costs $44.99 and rotates every 40 seconds. The image on the lamp is the Pittsburgh Skyline and the Pittsburgh Pirates logo. This lamp will remind them of the baseball season every time the lights are on. This lamp can be purchased here.
4. Pittsburgh Pirates Pillow Pets
This unique and original pillow pet features the Pirates logo and colors in the shape of the Pirate Parrot. This Pillow Pet is made of soft plush material with fluffy filling and is officially licensed. This gift is perfect for a fan who wants to snuggle with the Parrot Pillow Pet or even take it to PNC Park for a game. The Parrot can flatten and be used as a seat cover on a cold day! This Parrot Pillow Pet costs $27 and can be purchased here.
5. Pittsburgh Pirates Canvas Chair
Does your loved one love to tailgate before Pirates games? If so, then this is the perfect gift for them! This collapsible canvas chair is black and gold and features the Pirates logo. It is also easy to take wherever one wishes to take it! This would be an asset to any Pirates tailgate! This chair costs $19.95 and can be purchased here.
6. Jolly Roger House Flag
Your loved one can raise the Jolly Roger at their residence with this flag! It is perfect for indoor or outdoor use and can be used on a flagpole or displayed at home. Raise the Jolly Roger just like the Pirate Parrot, any time you want! This flag can be purchased for $27.99 at this link.
7. Autographed Baseball
Does your loved one like to collect baseball memorabilia? If so, then this is the perfect gift for them! There are numerous autographed baseballs available through the Pittsburgh Pirates store. You can choose from Bill Mazeroski, AJ Burnett, Craig Monroe, Ralph Kiner, Jason Grilli, or Ross Ohlendorf. Prices start at $199.99 and the autographed baseballs can be purchased here.
8. Andrew McCutchen Bobblehead
Buy your loved one an Andrew McCutchen Bobblehead. Bobbleheads make great gifts. During my undergrad I kept a bobblehead on my desk. It always made my day. This bobblehead will make your loved one’s day too. The bobblehead features Andrew McCutchen in his home uniform with a mitt ready to catch a baseball. An Andrew McCutchen Bobblehead costs $24.99 and can be purchased here.
9. Pittsburgh Pirates Nylon Carry-on Luggage
This gift is perfect for any Pittsburgh Pirates fan who loves to travel! Now your favorite Pirates fan can display their favorite baseball team’s logo wherever they go! This luggage is made of nylon and polycarbonate frame construction. It also features dual lift aluminum handles. This piece luggage costs $129.99 and can be purchased here.
10. Pirates Charities donation
What do you get for the Pirates fan that has everything? Why not make a donation to the Pittsburgh Pirates Charities in their name? Pirates Charities places a special emphasis on supporting youth programs focused on health, fitness, and education by developing partnerships with those who share in our mission. You can make a donation to support the mission f the Pirates Charities here.